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The tuition fee is outlined in the individual contract between the student and Rīga Stradiņš University.

Tuition fee payment shall be made in accordance with the Tuition Fee Payment Policy.

Tuition fees for the academic year 2020/21 in Euros (EUR):

Study programme

1st year

2nd year

3rd year

4th year

5th year

6th year

Medicine12 00012 00012 00012 00012 00012 000 
Dentistry14 00014 00015 00015 00015 000-
Pharmacy8 0008 0009 0009 0009 000-
Nursing5 4005 4005 4005 400--
Physiotherapy8 0008 0009 0009 000--
Occupational Therapy8 0008 0009 0009 000--
International Business and Start-up Entrepreneurship2 8002 8002 800---
Public Health, MSc4 8004 800----
Health Management, MSc4 1004 100----
Rehabilitation4 0004 000----
International Governance & Diplomacy, MSc2 5002 500----
Social Work with Children & Youth, MSc1 8001 800 ----


Terms of tuition fee payments

1. The tuition fee and other payments shall be paid within two (2) weeks after the registration date of the RSU offer of study place or the date of e-mail on the results of the competition (except for cases when RSU sets a different payment deadline due to a valid reason). Information about the payment deadline will be included in the offer of study place and e-mail on the results of the competition.

2. There are several different terms of tuition fee payments depending on student's citizenship and legal status in Latvia. 

2.1. Students who make tuition fee payments on semester basis (before the beginning of each study semester):

  • Citizens and permanent residents of the Republic of Latvia;
  • Citizens of EU/EEA countries and the Swiss Confederation;
  • Citizens of non-EU/EEA countries who have obtained a permanent residence permit in the Republic of Latvia if:
    • they undergo immigration procedures individually and on the grounds other than studies at RSU;
    • they have a valid permanent residence permits in the Republic of Latvia;
    • their residence permit is valid for more than one calendar year from the commencement of their studies;
    • they have provided RSU's International Admissions Office with a copy of their residence permit during the admissions period. 

Additional payments before you start your studies

  • Application fee: EUR 100.00 (single non-refundable payment) or EUR 15.00 for citizens of Latvia, who have obtained their secondary education in Latvia.

  • Registration administration fee: EUR 1500.00 (single non-refundable payment), payable in accordance with the provisions of International Study and Research Fund LLC, a daughter enterprise and partner of RSU.

    • NB! The registration administration fee is not required from students who are starting their studies in Master’s degree programmes and for students who are starting their studies in Bachelor's degree programme "International Business and Start-up Entrepreneurship".

Services covered by the tuition fee

  • attendance at scheduled lectures, practical and laboratory classes;
  • attendance at scheduled tutorials held weekly by the teaching staff of the university;
  • testing of acquired knowledge and skills via weekly tests, colloquiums, examinations or final semester tests;
  • services provided by RSU's administrative staff;
  • use of lecture halls, rooms, laboratories in RSU's study bases; 
  • use of departments/wards and lecture halls in several hospitals in Riga;
  • use of medical/dental/technical equipment during the entire study process;
  • dental materials for students of the study programme "Dentistry".